President Muhammadu Buhari is now in Imo state on a one day state visit amidst very tight security.
The Presidential jet with fleet number 5N-FGT touched the tarmac of the Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport at exactly 10.46 am.
On arrival he was received by the Imo State Governor Chief Hope Uzodimma alongside the Minister of State for Education Chief Goodluck Opiah, APC Chieftains and other top government functionaries.
President Buhari inspected a guard of honour mounted by members, now inaugurating Owerri okigwe road and will thereafter return to owerri to inaugurate the state house of Assembly complex.
President Buhari who is visiting Imo for the second time in one year will inaugurate projects executed by the state government which include Owerri-Orlu dual carriage way, the first phase of Owerri-Okigwe road and the rebuilt Imo State House of Assembly Complex which had been abandoned for years.
Reporting by Chinazo Ilechukwu; Editing by Marian Benjamin and Adeniyi Bakare